Kashkai, Qashqa’i, Qashqay
949,000 (2015 M. Izady).
Fars province: most; Bushehr, Chahar Mahall va Bakhtiari, Esfahan, and Hormozgan provinces; Gachsaran, Firuzabad, and Shiraz are centers.
None known. Reportedly similar to Azerbaijani [azb].
Many can read Farsi well.